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    Moving to SoCal Help me choose a bike

    I currently live in KC and I ride a Niner SIR9 single speed so I am going to need a new bike. Please help me choose a bike from these 3 that will be best for all mountain shredding out there.

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    29 s works enduro

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    Bronson for sure, the wheel size is just right, for the tight twisty single track and trails we have in So Cal, 29ers handle to slow for our terrain, I ride 27.5 on both my singlespeed and my converted Blur, giving up on both 26ers and 29ers, I think the Bronson will be my next bike for sure.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Hurricane Jeff View Post
    Bronson for sure, the wheel size is just right, for the tight twisty single track and trails we have in So Cal, 29ers handle to slow for our terrain, I ride 27.5 on both my singlespeed and my converted Blur, giving up on both 26ers and 29ers, I think the Bronson will be my next bike for sure.
    Any XC/All mtn bike with gears. SoCal has a "few" more hills than KC... I think.

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    Moving to SoCal Help me choose a bike

    I just bought a new 29er and think they are great around here, but if I had the cash, I would have experimented with the Bronson.
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    Thanks for the replies! I think I will end up going with the bronson.. Kc is relatively flat but our trails are up and down constantly and lots of technical terrain

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    I ride SS geared 32x18. You don't need a geared bike to ride down here. You just have to be strong.

    Of course, if you want a new bike that is different than need.

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